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racist card, responding to comments, comparing trayvon martin and emmett till, a guest on sean hannity accused her of idiocy and racial poison. robert, this is my beef with your folks, with the conservatives. >> talk about being profiled. >> i feel like there's this thing on the right where they want to own the description of what racism is. they want to be the ones to be the arbiters of what racism is and who is allowed to talk about race. oprah, you're not allowed to talk about race. barack obama you're not allowed. we're allowed. it is glenn beck who will tell us who is racist. what is that thing that's going on on the right? >> i think on both the right -- obviously on the right and particularly in the context of the republican party we've talk about this before, it is a heavily white party right now. and you've got certainly more diversity on the left in the context of the democratic party. i think the bulk of the republican base are people of goodwill. they don't like being profiled themselves as being automatically -- as automatically racist, any criticism. >> who is profiling p
to life and say no to fracking. >> that was sean lennon, mark ruffalo, and yes, yoko ono, who was here in her own special way. while they are many of those protesting against fracking, they are already celebrities who can garner attention. the everyday citizen doesn't have that luxury when it comes to fracking. deborah, your town did mount an effort against two oil companies what had spent money to go ahead and lease and do fracking in your community. do you have the sense that this sets a precedent for other communities who do want to stop this, and you also wanted to talk about the fact that your town is doing something proactive as well. >> absolutely. sympathies something that is giving courage to other towns. there are many small towns in new york and across the country that have small budgets. and the thought of an oil and gas company suing them is very scary. so we were very lucky in that we had a lot of community support and people said, actually, at the hearing, if they sue us, that's okay. we will -- we've got your back. that's what we said to our town board. and sure enough,
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